How Long Does It Take Eggshells To Decompose?

I was sifting some compost from a heap and noticed that most of the eggshells were still intact. The pile was there for over a year. So, I wondered, how long does it take for eggshells to decompose? I looked it up. Eggshells take between 5 to 10 years to decompose if finely crushed and … Read more

How To Use Panadol Plant? A Bit More For You To Know

My panadol plant has grown into a beautiful bush, and now it’s time to prune it. Instead of throwing it all away, I wanted to find out how to use panadol plants. So, I looked into it. Traditionally, the Panadol Plant (Plectranthus Caninus Roth) was used to treat colds, as well as teeth and gum … Read more

Can Human Waste Be Used As Fertilizer? Useful To Know

Many older farmers swear by the use of human waste as fertilizer. Some even claim that it encourages trees to produce sweeter fruits.  At first, I was a little repulsed by the idea, but I decided to do some research.  You can use processed human waste as a fertilizer after it has undergone the necessary … Read more

9 Proven Tips To Prepare Land For Terrace Farming

Want to farm on a slope, but not sure how to prepare your land for terraces? Let’s fix that. In 2018, I started my micro-farm in my backyard. Despite knowing little about constructing terraces, I managed to create 4 in about a month. Over the past few years, my backyard has completely transformed into a … Read more

9 Differences Between JADAM And KNF You Should Know

JADAM and KNF are effective alternatives to industrial agriculture techniques. However, they do have their unique characteristics. While they both make use of microorganisms in their natural farming practices, they differ considerably in their ideologies and methods of production. Let’s take a look at nine differences between JADAM and KNF, as well as possible reasons … Read more

How To Start A Micro Farm In 12 Steps (Practical Guide)

Do you want to start a productive micro farm that will provide for you and your family for years to come? This guide is for you. Setting up a micro farm seems easy enough, right? Look at a few videos on YouTube, plant an epic market garden, get a chicken tractor, and voila! You have … Read more